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  1. Was EPA Forthcoming with Mine Spill Water Data? Depends Whom You Ask

    September 23, 2015 Access to water quality data was an issue at one highly politicized House hearing on the ... have opposed that rule, saying that it violated the state's water quality law. "New Mexico Official: EPA Kept Water Data Secret ...

    cmacdonald - 10/02/2015 - 17:28

  2. Secret Reports to Congress — Revealed for Environmental Reporters

    ... "California Drought: Hydrological and Regulatory Water Supply Issues," Congressional Research Service (R40979), August 14, ... Nuclear Power & Radiation , Water & Oceans , National (U.S.) , California ...

    cmacdonald - 09/23/2015 - 18:53

  3. Lustgarten Says Data on Who Gets Ag Subsidies Is Rare as Hens' Teeth

    ... exposé on state and federal subsidies for agriculture and water, the government is not eager to help you. That's what prize-winning ... for ProPublica which delved into farm subsidies and water policy. But his efforts to get the actual names of farm subsidy recipients from the feds — or individual water users from states — were largely thwarted. Part of the reason is ...

    cmacdonald - 08/26/2015 - 17:18

  4. NICAR To Publish Long-Suppressed National Inventory of Dams

    ... People & Population , Water & Oceans , National (U.S.) , WatchDog TipSheet ...

    cmacdonald - 10/02/2015 - 17:37

  5. Settlement Sets Disclosure on Decade-old Gulf Oil Leak

    ... Pollution , Water & Oceans , SE (AL AR FL GA KY LA MS NC PR SC TN) , WatchDog ...

    cmacdonald - 09/16/2015 - 23:04

  6. Peak Water: A New Way To Look at Long-Term Water Issues

    October 27, 2010 Since water keeps flowing, you may not be used to considering it as a limited, finite ... However, at any given time there's only so much usable fresh water available for core needs such as drinking, sanitation, agriculture, ...

    cmacdonald - 10/27/2010 - 21:52

  7. Starting Points: Surface and Ground Water Quality

    ... 2011 Serious problems with surface and ground water quality continue to occur in most parts of the US. There are many sources ... starting point is the Spring 2011 newsletter of the National Water Quality Monitoring Council, whose members represent many federal, state, ...

    cmacdonald - 05/11/2011 - 23:02

  8. Old-School Reporting in a New-Style Package

    ... Inside Story Nonprofit ‘Pro-Water’ Site Brings Ground Journalism, Striking Visuals to Bear on Complex ... Pollution is a major driver of water scarcity in China, especially in the places where economic growth is the ...

    cmacdonald - 07/28/2015 - 18:46

  9. Investigating Water: So What Happens When Water Turns Black?

    May 15, 2007  By RON SEELY  Water, of all the natural resources upon which we rely, is perhaps the one that ... But when something goes wrong, when we turn the tap and the water comes out discolored, we are instantly connected to this most necessary ...

    admin - 04/21/2009 - 14:45

  10. "The Great Texas Wind Rush"

    ... literary journalism. The story starts with the need for water in Texas and the rush of wind engines in the late 19th and early 20th ... With hundreds of thousands of wind engines pumping water for railroads and cattle ranches, wind energy was no stranger to the high ...

    cmacdonald - 09/18/2015 - 13:47